May 12, 2023
Hollywood, CA – Pedestrian Injured in Crash on St. Clair Ave.
Hollywood, CA (May 12, 2023) – Police in Hollywood were called to the scene of a crash involving a pedestrian on Friday, May 12th. The accident took place around 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of St. Clair Avenue at Saint Cloud Street.
According to a report from the scene, the pedestrian was walking near the area when they were hit by a car. The pedestrian, who was not identified, suffered serious injuries. Paramedics and the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the scene. The pedestrian received treatment before being taken to a local hospital for further treatment. The identity of the victim has not been released at this time. There is no information on the cause of the accident. No additional injuries were reported.
The road was partially blocked while officials investigated the scene. Motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel if possible.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the injured victim following this Hollywood pedestrian accident. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Pedestrian crashes result in thousands of serious injuries each year in California. In fact, about 25% of all traffic-related fatalities in our state involve pedestrian accidents. When a pedestrian is involved in a crash, there is approximately an 80% chance that the accident will result in injuries. Additionally, the injuries are often very serious in nature. It is common to see broken bones, head trauma, spinal cord injuries, and more in the aftermath of a pedestrian accident. Every crash will be closely investigated in order to determine the cause and how it took place.
Under California law, negligent drivers can be held legally accountable for their actions. If you or a family member have been affected by a crash on our state’s roadways, you could be entitled to compensation. This includes the right to reimbursement for medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. Only an experienced lawyer can evaluate your case and advise you on the potential rights and remedies that you may have.
At Madison Law Group, we know what needs to be done following a serious crash. Our firm has successfully represented clients in all types of accident cases. We focus our practice on personal injury law, ensuring that we are as knowledgeable as possible regarding the law and your legal rights. When you work with us, we will put our skills and experience to work for you. When you have been seriously hurt, you should not trust your future with just any law firm.
Our team is standing by to speak with you at any time. We provide free consultations for all potential clients. When we meet with you, we will go over all aspects of your case and advise you on the best path forward. If we decide to take the case, there is no financial obligation until we obtain a recovery. To speak with a Hollywood pedestrian accident lawyer, please reach out using our online contact link or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.